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began. >> i have the right of education. i have the right to play. i have the right to sing. i have the right to talk. i have the right to speak up. >> reporter: her actions made her a target. last october, on her way home from school, she was brutally attacked. gunmen entered her van and shot her at point blank range in the head. she was medevaced to england in critical condition, but she refused to die. the bullet had glanced off her skull, traveled down her cheek and into her shoulder. incredibly, it didn't enter her brain. as her story spread, so did her following. i spoke with her father, a schoolteacher himself. malala has become a hero. she has now triggered a huge movement around the world. she gets letters from children. >> malala is incredible. >> reporter: they have made videos for her. had you ever imagined it would be this kind of reaction to what happened to her? >> i think malala is an inspiration for the children all over the world. when she fell, pakistan stood and the whole world supported her. >> reporter: today, malala was sitting up in bed after five hours of su
? plus all the early buzz over tonight's super expensive super bowl ads, all that plus education activist michelle rhee in our sunday spotlight. spot on earth. (all) the gulf! it doesn't matter which of our great states folks visit. mississippi, alabama, louisiana or florida, they're gonna love it. shaul, your alabama hospitality is incredible. thanks, karen. love your mississippi outdoors. i vote for your florida beaches, dawn. bill, this louisiana seafood is delicious. we're having such a great year on the gulf, we've decided to put aside our rivalry. now is the perfect time to visit anyone of our states. the beaches and waters couldn't be more beautiful. take a boat ride, go fishing or just lay in the sun. we've got coastline to explore and wildlife to photograph. and there's world class dining with our world famous seafood. so for a great vacation this year, come to the gulf. its all fabulous but i give florida the edge. right after mississippi. you mean alabama. say louisiana or there's no dessert. this invitation is brought to you by bp and all of us who call the gulf home. >>> lots
, every child to be educated. for that reason we have organized a fund. >> reporter: what are you trying to accomplish by the fund? >> our aim and our dream is to educate children. and especially girls. because we know when you educate a girl, you educate the whole family. you educate a generation. you educate all other coming children. >> reporter: the challenge is enormous. today there are 32 million girls around the world who are not in school. bob woodruff, abc news, new york. >> a really humbling inspiring story. she, her grace and intellect and passion and sense of purpose. >> such a young age. >> really that young. left side of her face is paralyzed. hoping it comes back to full function within 18 months or so. mentally, spiritually, the recovery is full. you can tell listening to her. it is remarkable. said it before on the show. the taliban tried to kill her only succeeded in making her immo immortal. >> she wanted to protect people that she wanted to protect. people in pakistan wanted to name a school after her. don't do it. you will become a target for the taliban. >> they did
. >> ama: we have you covered. ahead, remembering a woman who made education history in san francisco. >> dan: a break in the case as police investigate oakland's latest murder. what happened during a street -- >> what it took to get oral kell team u.s.a. sailing this yacht again. >> leigh: what a terrific day it was today. enjoy tomorrow, because rain is returning. we'll take a look at the >> dan: new dew details in a shooting that left one person and three injured at a street fair in oakland on friday night. police have arrested the spurted gunman but are not releasing any information until charges are filed. organizers of the event that showcase local artists are meeting with city leaders to discuss security at the event. more than so thousand people attended. >> ama: a woman who broke two barriers in education in san francisco as died. arena akerman was the first woman and first african-american to serve as san francisco school superintendent. she improved student performance but was forced to resign in 2005 amid charges she didn't get along will with parents and teachers. she die
in education in california means this state is getting rid of a policy requiring 8th graders to take al geeb bra 1. this state board decided california 8th graders will no longer be required to take algae bra one. california adopted what is called common core kir rick rim. they can take algae bra one or take coursesofvé with elements f algae bra. to limit possibilities. it doesn't requirement them to. >> critics say schools struggling can choose not to offer al geeb bra one, leaving students ill prepared for college. for la teen yoz it triples to 63% its hard to ilg nor how important it is. single success about college graduation so why not start early. there has been a big push for education. silicon valley needs workers skilled in the fields. >> we shouldn't be dumbing down our standards. >> bob hough thinks it's a step back. >> we've been rest behind in the world and will lose our place keeping a regime for california. >> supporters insist that this doesn't mean less riggor that it's a good thing to have student expectations. >> the man helped write dr. martin luther king junior's i have
mateo area is moving at the limit with no delays. kristen and eric? >> big change in education. your 8th grader is no longer going to be required to take am gentleman practice in school. the state board has decided to end the 15-year-old policy of requiring 8th graders to take algebra moving if line with what most other states offer, common court curriculum. you can take another math class with elements of algebra if the school offers the courses. some fear they will eliminate algebra altogether for 8th graders. >> we have been left behind in the world when it comes to education standards. we will absolutely lose our place unless we keep a rigorous regime for california. this is going in the wrong direction. >> footers insist math classes will still be rigorous even without the algebra requirement. >> numbers from the energy d show americans spend an average of $2,900 a year on gasoline, 4 percent our pretax income, the highest in 30 years. the report also says that we use less gasoline in 2012 mostly because of more fuel efficient vehicles. listen to this: a second study from the union
is celebrating 70th anniversary. taking a look at what early education has done for children in the city. >> school board has been instrumental. the men went to war, the women had to go to work. who is going take care of the kids? there were only four of the centers today there are 43. >> this child development center was originally called yerba buena children's center, one in four founded in 19436789 the nation in the middle of world war ii. the program supported low income families, pry marily women entering the work force sometimes refered to as rosie the riveter mom autos for them to go to work they needed to have child care this, is the beginning of the federal child care. >> these are pictures archive bid sab fran public library. besides a fi good meals they provided health care for toddlers and preschoolers and cots for the important nap. the library has a sill will you beus written in 1953. over the year as more homes had both parents joining the work force, the need for centers increased. the district now has 43 of the sites. the cost to attend is based on a family income. the d
news education reporter leeann me len dez got exclusive action to a recent training session at san jose city college. >> lock down, lock down, lock down. >> those two words mean an intruder is on campus. >> maria, open the door. where are you! >> this is how they deal with an active shooter. >> oh, wendy, i'm home, dea respect! open the door. >> the people behind the door tried to barricade themselves using what they can find, a table, a rope, anything to keep the intruder from coming in. >> people will survive, people will act appropriately if we give them guidance and if we give them permission to do so and that's what this is about. >> a texas based company called response options is straining people on how to go beyond the duck and cover mode. teaching them to go as far as confronting the gunman. joe is playing the role of the active gunmen. people who are taking this course are learning three fundamental things, run, hide, and fight. >> sean thompson is a teacher. he convinced his school district to let him take the two-day course. he will now train other teachers. >> when you beco
alice stands for alert, lock down, inform, counter and evacuate. abc7 news education reporter leeann melendez got exclusive access to a recent training session at san jose city college. >> lock down, lock down, lock down. >> those two words mean an intruder is on campus. >> maria, open the door. where are you! >> this is how they deal with an active shooter. >> oh, wendy, i'm home, dear! open the door. >> the people behind the door tried to barricade themselves using what they can find, a table, a rope, anything to keep the intruder from coming in. >> people will survive, people will act appropriately if we give them guidance and if we give them permission to do so and that's what this is about. >> a texas-based company called response options is training people on how to go beyond the duck-and-cover mode. teaching them to go as far as confronting the gunman. joe is playing the role of the active gunmen. people who are taking this course are learning three fundamental things, run, hide, and fight. >> sean thompson is a teacher. he convinced his school district to let him take the two
. >> 49er president thinks educating players is part of the organization's responsibility. >> because we're in the bay area, because we're one of the teams that embraced lgbt community it's up to me to make sure our guys understand that. i can give them the opportunity to expand their horizons. it's something i will take responsible. >> it's unfair. but you know, when you make comments like that, you've got to be very, very... careful when not offend anyone he was asked what he would like to say to people of san francisco. >> that i'm sorry if i offended anyone. hopefully, like i said, i can learn and grow from this situation. and that i love san francisco. >> he's going to have to deal with this for a while now. usa today reporting two 49er players did an antibullying video turns out it was for lgbt teens and they didn't realize it. >> this just shows one controversy can lead to another. >> right. right. >> it's a lot for 49ers and jed york to deal w i saw you there with jerry rice in thezk( greatest all time. we talked about the other controversy with randy moss says he's the greatest
education and d thinking. she vowed to keep up the campaign that led to the attack saying every girl and child should be educated. and just ahead on world news, abc news reporter brings you an interview with her father to discuss the story. you can watch it on world news with diane sawyer right after abc 7 news at 5:00. >> families hoping to end a boy scout ban of gay scouts and leaders have%,,vz 1.4 millin signatures supporting them and delivered with those sig turtz boy scouts of america's head quarters in texas today. officials are meeting to discuss this ban. last week they discussed a qq is a lot of excitement in the bay area though 49ers came up short in super bowl 47 last night. take a look at this scene. sky 7 was overhead. 49ers landed to cheering stan fans. niners came up five yards short after one of the greatest come backs. we saw collin kaepernick give fans the number one sign. abc 7 news is live where a bigger group of fans have gathered. leanne? >> i know. it's about, i think, i calculated about 150, maybe 200 people are here, fans and so forth. you know, one thing hav
the mission of his find your life foundation which supports arts education across the country. >> we want to put instruments in the hands of kids and allow that musical to run at that high school. >> like the glee foundation. >> it kind of is. >> he even appeared in an episode of glee. >> i came here to tell you, stop e-mailing me. >> this is a restraining order. >> at 31, he is striking a mature look on his just released sixth album. all that echos features songs about looking for love. >> you're kind of a chick magnet. >> i wouldn't say that. if "nightline" says it -- >> i think you are. you must have a the love groupies. let's be honest will. >> i think a groupie would imply that i do something about it. >> so you would not sleep with a fan. >> i would like to date somebody who likes my music. >> if that's an fan, what is that? >> i wouldn't necessarily want that person to feel comfortable throwing their underwear on stage while i'm singing. maybe i would. maybe hell yeah i would. i want my wife one day to be the first person to throw her underwear on the stage. >> groban's bad boy lea
and getting college credit. the american council on education will announce they recommend degree credit for five undergraduate courses offered by palo alto's-based courses which are free but students need to pay between $100 and $1930 to receive credit. the classes are from leading universities including stanford and duke. >> record numbers are buying homes using all cash. a third of california home sales last year were all cash. in the bay area, 26,000 homes were purchased with no financing we look to how this is changing the way homes are sold here. >> joe has listed his home for two years and is ready to buy a home in the south bay and has been house hunting for seven or eight months and took all the right steps to purchase a home. >> prequalified, preapproved. >> he has 20 percent downpayment but the four or five offers have been rejected and it turns out cash is key. >> the selling agent told us we had higher overall offer but they accepted an all cash offer because it was close enough and they want add quick close. >> it is new. >> president of the santa clara association of realt
the long-term goals of fixing the streets and improving education and restoring city staffing levels. >> it is 4:44. if you use the richmond san rafael bridge this weekend, expect delays. starting tonight at 7:00, the far left lane of westbound 580, the fast track lane approaching the plaza will be closed. crews from caltrain and the bay area toll authority will install new collection equipment. it should re-open by monday morning. >> giant fans have the first opportunity since the big victory down market street last year to see the world series champions. the giants are holding the 20th annual dance fest tomorrow at at&t park at pier 48, as well. there will be more than 4,000 fans. the team has reconfigured the lay out to keep the concourses open to traffic. long lines and wait times are expected for autographs so they recommend other fan attractions including taking pictures with both the 2010 and 2012 world series trophies at pier 48 along with the america's cup trophy. admission is free. it runs from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. now we have told much i will have to wait in longer line
and the national park service will be joined to educate dog owners of beach safety as part of the awareness campaign. there have been five drowning deaths at bay area beaches since november. in each case, the victim had their dog with them and some of them jumped in the water to save the pet at a wave swept them in the ocean. officials want to educate dog owners on hazards including what to do if their pets get swept to sea and how to swim out of a rip current. >> in sonoma, health officials are investigating the first confirmed rabid cat case in the county in 16 years. the domestic cat bit someone in glenn ellen and that person received a rabies shot. officials say the incident highlights the dangers of not vaccinating pets. v.i.p. pet care will be offering $5 dog and cat vaccination for three weeks. >> this morning, you notice a difference in the air? >> it is chilly more so than yesterday but in frost on my car. mike? >> my car did not have any either, temperatures in the mid-30's but thicker fog. we have pretty complementary weather in new orleans with a lot of sunshine and mostly sunny
but they are not saying how long. caltrain, right new, on time. >> it is 5:54. a big change in education. california 8th graders are no longer required to take algebra, the state board has decided to end the 15-year-old policy of requiring 8th graders to take algebra one, california has moved in line with what most other states offer something called common core curriculum and can still take algebra or another math class as long as the school office the courses. critics fear that struggles schools will eliminate algebra altogether for eighth graders. >> we have been left behind in the world as far as education standards. we will lose our place unless we keep a rigorous regime for california. this is going in the wrong direction. >> supporters of the move insist that math classes will be rigorous without the algebra requirement. >> numbers from the energy department show americans spend an average of $2 hurricane,900 n gasoline. the high nest 30 years but we are spending more but using less because of fuel efficient vehicles and better driving habits. a second study from the union of concerned scientists
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but it's partly an education process being able to teach, being able to show people that everybody is equal. >> riener is working on a documentary about prop 8. >> fascinating. >> very considering -- interesting guy. >> coming up a follow up from the abc 7 news i team. >> u.s. soldier, bro. >> i know. >> know who you're talking to are you getting in my face? >> i know who i'm talking to. you're down. do you understand that? >> a con -- confrontation with a police officer. showing a video to a local watch dog group. >> a woman puts jewels in a safe deposit box and three safe deposit box and three years later they're gone.ys of g to give a breast cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. it was such a beautiful experience. (jessica lee) ♪ and it's beautiful (woman) why walk 60 miles in the boldest breast cancer event in history? because your efforts help komen serve millions of women and men facing breast cancer every year. visit the3day.org to register or to request more information today. it was 3 days of pure joy. ♪ and it's beautiful >>> tonight a plos watc
to be as educated as possible. >> reporter: matthew works as a school police officer in merced county. >> ultimately the goal of this program is to minimize if not completely eliminate any type of injuries or fatalities. that's the whole goal and that's what i am trying to express to my staff. >> it ends with an intruder using an air gun and rubber pellets. the people inside this room are ready to counter or confront the second gunman. for this scenario, tennis balls are used instead of books, lap p toes or chairs. but in most cases, running may be the only option. >> we know what the consequence is of responding passively, and far too often it is death. >> san jose city college and evergreen community college have trained their nine officers. students and teachers will soon undergo the same active shooter training. >> have i to know how to lead -- i have to know how to lead and protect my students. but it is a combination of both. the students need to be prepared and train. >> it is a reality of today's world. getting schools to prepare in order to increase their chances of surviving the unthinkabl
students anymore. they are sons and daughters, and i feel it is my responsibility to be as educated as possible. >> reporter: matthew works as a school police officer in merced county. >> ultimately the goal of this program is to minimize if not completely eliminate any type of injuries or fatalities. that's the whole goal and that's what i am trying to express to my staff. >> it ends with an intruder using an air gun and rubber pellets. the people inside this room are ready to counter or confront the second gunman. for this scenario, tennis balls are used instead of books, lap p toes or chairs. but in most cases, running may be the only option. >> we know what the consequence is of responding passively, and far too often it is death. >> san jose city college and evergreen community college have trained their nine officers. students and teachers will soon undergo the same active shooter training. >> have i to know how to lead -- i have to know how to lead and protect my students. but it is a combination of both. the students need to be prepared and train. >> it is a reality of today
? with an advanced degree in education from capella university, you'll have the knowledge to meet these challenges and make a difference in the lives of students. let's get started at capella.edu. donuts? ♪ you're cute. [ door closes ] [ female announcer ] new special k protein cereal helps keep you fuller longer. willpower. what will you gain when you lose? [ traffic sounds ] ♪ help satisfy your hunger longer with the special k protein line. willpower. what will you gain when you lose? another viva dare. our fans think there's a rule that a paper towel can't handle this. fans? now that's tough when wet. [ peggy ] grab viva and break the rules on all your tough messes. a ♪ >>> no shadow to see. an early spring for you and me. >> an early spring. there he is, punxsutawney phil on his big day, emerging from his hole. he didn't see his shadows, meaning, early spring is on its way. ginger. >> liar! i mean, there's cloud cover. >> i've got a meteorology call sound reason why phil is wrong. >> people there are happy this morning. >> you can cut the tension in this room in the rivalry between ginge
is going, it's being fulled into their town's education fund. >> the one thing to help-door -- to do to get some shuteye. >> leigh: we'll take one last look at live doppler 7hd before we say good night this evening. we say good night this evening. plus look ahead to big weather [ male announcer ] with citibank it's easy for jay to deposit checks from anywhere. [ wind howling ] easier than actually going to the bank. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank. makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. >> ama: an emotional moment when the families of human organ and tissue donors and recipients dedicated a memorial. a tree of life was unveiled. each leaf of the try is indescribed with names of those who dough it's inned part of themselves. >> he was a hero to us every day, and we knew that in his passing he could be a hero to others. so he chose to donate. >> according to the hospital there are ten thousand people in northern california waiting for organs. of
into their town's education fund. >> the one thing to help-door -- to do to get some shuteye. >> leigh: we'll take one last look at live doppler 7hd before we say good night this evening. plus look ahead to big weather >> ama: an emotional moment when the families of human organ and tissue donors and recipients dedicated a memorial. a tree of life was unveiled. each leaf of the try is indescribed with names of those who dough it's inned part of themselves. >> he was a hero to us every day, and we knew that in his passing he could be a hero to others. so he chose to donate. >> according to the hospital there are ten thousand people in northern california waiting for organs. of those, an average of 18 people die every day while waiting for a transplant. >>> sweets. we all do it and need it. berkeley looks at how it too affect your memory. >> science citi discover what is happening at night is the key to why memories fade. it's not how much you sleep but what kind of sleep that is crucial. it's called slow rate sleep. the nondream sleep. your waves are different with higher peaks and valleys. >> that
of by the taliban for saying girls should be allowed an education. surgeons in birmingham reconstructed her skull. >>> a recovery from super bowl fever. scientists say football fans who spent weeks of gearing up for big game may suffer from an imbalance of dopamine in the brain now that the season is over. some fans may need to watch reruns of the big game to ease themselves back into normal life. >> there's a syndrome for everything these days. wow, all right. >>> if you missed any of the action last night from the super bowl, we have all the highlights now from espn. >>> welcome to your "sportscenter" update, i'm jorge andres. the harbowl. super bowl xlvii. jim harbaugh and the 49ers taking on john harbaugh and the baltimore ravens. we pick it up in the second quarter. ravens up 14-3, joe flacco, looking to go deep. finds jacoby jones. he had one catch in the entire game. but guess what, a 56-yard touchdown. ravens up, 21-6 at the half. opening kickoff, the second half, san francisco kicking off to baltimore. jacoby jones, well, he'll contribute on special teams. 108 yards. all the way for the
. they're trying to help more wild animals and educate the public. >> we feel important for tourists to come in to get that he had x to be able to see the animals. >> that would mean more happy endings for animals like this peregrine falcon. he's healed and about to be released. >> i'm getting him tired so he'll come down, come on. >> tom is able to grab the bird. >> he is flying well. >> minutes later it's in a card board box. >> here we go, buddy. >> that is a great release. >> we've released 14,000 animals back into the wild this, is special and just about what we're hoping he would do and just keep flying. >> if i had wings boy fly, too. that is a thrilling moment to get there. constand fund raising is required to build that home. if you can help we have a link click on see it on tv. this is good work. >> coming up, an update on the forecast. >> starting with live doppler 7 hd. clouds increasing in the bay area sky. so this may get cloudier overnight. tomorrow, sunny skies and up north, showery around eureka. and not into southern california. highs under sunny skies into upper 60
that says is that we have to take intentional steps through education sis imto make sure no community is left behind. >> with jobs growing workers are spend morgue time commuting and an index found 21,000 people commute south, 13,000 traveling north from san jose. that has planners saying there is a greater need to get workers to use mass transit. >> how to get not just one in 10 workers but we can elevate that number that. is going to happen if there is a better transit system but also if there is more employment located around those stations around the bay area. >> with the east bay growing many tech job there's is a sense of a war growing over the moniker, silicon valley. if you'd like to look at the full silicon valley index just go to our web site and click on see it on tv. we have a link there. >> and thanks for joining us for abc 7 news at 4:00. the alarm clock app is available for your android, you can donate -- down load it now for free. it is also still available if you have an iphone. >> gas prices on the rise so is the amount of time commuters sit in traffic. how much both
for the game. and, which i love to hear, he wants his education. many folks don't make that choice when big money's on the line. so, congratulations to that fella. >> he's going to be the hottest football player on that team. >>> now, imagine going to bed and waking up the next day. but with the same person for 80 years. >> wow. >> that's incredible. meet john and anna batar. the longest married couple in the entire country. >> they tied the knot back in november 1932 and went on to have 5 kids, 14 grandkids and 16 great grandkids. so, you have to ask. what is their secret? >> really living. normally. >> he's always never worked. she's always cooked and took care of her family. good mother. great mother. >> and he's always had his hand on my knee. >> that's the secret. hand on the knee. they weren't supposed to get married, apparently. ann's parents had arranged for her to marry someone else. so, they eloped. >>> there's just something about hearing your favorite song that can really perk you up. case in point here. this little boy, sound asleep until he hears this song. >> it's "gangnam st
business. >>reporter: he shared his long-term goal of fixing the streets and improving education and restore city staffing levels. >> as mentioned earlier we are getting rain around the bay area tonight. that time of year obviously but we have been dry for couple weeks now. amma live in san francisco at justice herman plaza. rain here means snow in the sierra. >>reporter: it does wechlt a nice break from the rain in san francisco but we saw showers across the bay area this evening and it caught some people off guard. foot of market street deep downpour tonight. some people expected the rain and ready with the umbrella. others sadly probably didn't listen to sandhya forecast and had to pick up the face to dodge the drops. daly city fair share of rain slowing drivers near the center and soaking shoppers. rain may not be cause for excitement but it has been snowing off and on today in the sierra. perfect timing for this lafayette family going to tahoe for the first time. >> they had good early snow so we knew there was snow pack up there. so we are going to go one way or t
of fixing the streets and improving education and restore city staffing levels. >> as mentioned earlier we are getting rain around the bay area tonight. that time of year obviously but we have been dry for couple weeks now. amma live in san francisco at justice herman plaza. rain here means snow in the sierra. >>reporter: it does wechlt a nice break from the rain in san francisco but we saw showers across the bay area this evening and it caught some people off guard. foot of market street deep downpour tonight. some people expected the rain and ready with the umbrella. others sadly probably didn't listen to sandhya forecast and had to pick up the face to dodge the drops. daly city fair share of rain slowing drivers near the center and soaking shoppers. rain may not be for cause for excitement but it has been snowing off and on today in the sierra. perfect timing for this lafayette family going to tahoe for the first time. >> they had good early snow so we knew there was snow pack up there. so we are going to go one way or the other this weekend. >>reporter: worked out well. >> g
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of other people. it's my responsibility as educators to be as prepared as possible. >> reporter: matthew works as a school police officers in merced county. >> the goal of this program is minimize or completely eliminate any type of injuries or fatalities. that is the whole goal. that is why i'm here. that is what i'm trying to express with my staff. >> it's an on campus scenario using an air gun and rubber pellets. the people are ready to counter or confront the second gunman. in this scenario, tennis balls are used but in most cases, running may be the only option. >> we know the consequence of responding passively and far too often it is death. >> the college has now trained their nine officers. students and teachers will soon undergo the same training. >> i have to know how to lead and how to protect my students. it's a combination of both the students need to be prepared as well and trained. >> it's a reality of today's world getting schools to prepare in order to increase their chances of surviving the unthinkable. in san jose, lyanne melendez, "abc 7 news." >> you can see behind u
this money is going. it's being funneled right into turlock's education fund. wayne, larry, katie and schu are sending out a lot of great behind-the-scenes updates like this of 49er fans michael and ken. we are re-treating the best of those @abc7 news bay area. follow us for the latest up to the minute coverage on what is happening on and off the field. whatever happens tonight abc7 news will be here to cover it. we will be on right after the game with live coverage from both the bay area and new orleans. coming up next, more super coverage from louisiana. we will see some of the locals as abc7 news reporter wayne friedman met when he went outside new orleans, venturing into the bayou. right now we have a live look from our damage cam. you see a lot of clouds there. lisa argen says a full day on at that point, perhaps rain on the way later in the week. she will have your [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents are awesome. but when i cook up some beef, ketchup, relish and cheese, cover it with crescent dough and pow! cheeseburger crescent casserole. double awesome. pillsbury crescents. le
's being funneled right into turlock's education fund. it seems abc7 news reporter wayne friedman has been just about everywhere this past week in new orleans. giving us the flavor of the french quarter and bourbon street. this morning he's outside of new orleans where he met some swamp people. >> fifteen miles southwest of new orleans, did you ever hear of lafeet, louisiana? it's a place where even this weekend the super^bowl is an afterthought. >> what's the big attraction? >> alligators. ♪ >> we are entering the heart of louisiana swampland darkness. only the bravest souls venture here, boat loads of them. >> it's awesome but it's creepy. >> these animals are hydrol lick -- >> they are real? >> they are real. >> real enough to touch and hold? i must be on something right now, i don't know. >> and thanks to the navigating skills of the captain, they are right off the side. >> we don't have alligators in l.a. >> do you want to pet him? >> no. i wouldn't mind a pocketbook. >> it's all part of the national preserve. the alligators are protected yet but you haven't seen a big one yet. >> o
's being funneled right into turlock's education fund. it seems abc7 news reporter wayne pried man has been just about everywhere this past week in new orleans. giving us the flavor of the french quarter and bourbon street. this morning he's outside of new orleans where he met some swamp people. >> fifteen miles southwest of new orleans, did you ever hear of lafeet, louisiana? eats a place where even this weekend the super^bowl is an afterthought. >> what's the big attraction? >> alligators. >> we are entering the heart of louisiana swampland darkness. only the bravest souls venture here, boat loads of them. >> it's awesome but it's creepy. >> he's animals -- >> they are real? >> they are real. >> real enough to touch and hold? i must be on something right now, i don't know. >> and thanks to the navigating skills of the captain, they are right off the side. >> we don't have alligators in l.a. >> do you want to pet him? >> no. i wouldn't mind a pocketbook. >> it's all part of the national preserve. the alligators are protected yet but you haven't seen a big one yet. now you have. here's a lo
with campus lay outs. in newtown the board of education is trying to decide how to pay for the cost of increase security for the schools meeting to discuss the options. all the added security is expected to increase the budget by 6.5 percent. new measures could include more gates around the schools, and bullet proof glass. >> disaster officials are struggling to reach four villages in the solomon islands after a 5' tsunami hit the chain. five people were reportedly killed and 70 to 80 homes were damaged. police expect the death toll to rise. officials say a pair of giant waves hit the western side of santa cruz island following a powerful 8.0 earthquake that struck underwater near the solomons, the tsunami warning was canceled for more distant coasts. >> today, the boy scouts of america could vote on whether to lit a long-term policy that excludes gay members and leaders, with the executive board wrapping up three days of meetings at the headquarters in texas, the proposal would allow individual scout troops to decide how to address the issue. a conservative group in texas says orga
's sponsored by silicon valley education foundation. >> this ug taught me so much. rather from hard programming to facic stuff like coloring in background. >> this video game helps teach difference between bacteria infections and viruses. >> i am proud of it. >> she's 15, some students are as young as 12. they make a two year commitment and their games as engaging as those made by older students. the director hopes by engaging students in an early age they'll help meet demand for scientists and engineers. >> there are four million jobs unfilled. these students are going to be the future to be able to fill the job autos some students here have won awards but on top of that, the principal els us the grade point averages have gone up by one noint a single year. >> coming up next a token from a monopoly game heads into retirement. >> he shoots and scores. a toddler's trick shots making him an internet star. >> from our camera looking west, we can see blue skies but a different picture tomorrow. i'll have the accu-weather forecast coming up. >> that kid is unbelievable. take a look live at golden ga
. the factors including newspaper circulation, and library resources and educational levels. >> president obama's nominee for c.i.a. director is about do go on the hot seat. the firestorm john brennan will face on hill. >> giving bake their time the bay area students among the top volunteers in the entire world? we will see? >> traffic and weather, together, as we show you the toll plaza where it is backing up at the plaza. ys of walking to give a breast cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. whoo! you walk with friends, you meet new friends and you keep those friendships. it was such a beautiful experience. (woman) ♪ and it's beautiful ♪ ♪ undeniable ♪ (woman) why walk 60 miles in the boldest breast cancer event in history? because everyone deserves a lifetime. visit the3day.org to register or to request more information today. ♪ burning like a fire ♪ ♪ building up from deep inside ♪ it was 3 days of pure joy. susan g. komen's investments in early detection and treatment have helped reduce bre
, the american council on education will announce they recommend degree credit for five undergraduate courses offered by a palo alto-based company. the courts are free but students need to pay between $100 and $1930 to get credit for the class. they offer online classes from leading universities including stanford and duke. >> record numbers of people are buying homes with cash. it is changing the way homes are sold in the bay area. state-wide, 146,000 homes were purchased with no financing last year. in the bay area that is 26,000 homes and that makes it tough for some buyers whose higher offer could be rejected in favor of cash. >> selling agent told us we had the higher overall offer without they accepted an all cash offer because it was close enough and they want add quick close and all that. >> it is not just first time buyers in the $400,000 range but affects the $1.5 million and $2 million range. >> it used to be downsizing empty nesters who paid cash but now others are cashing out stock options. >> tee off is 8:00 a.m. in pebble beach national pro-am. yesterday a few of the more well-
and depression over our educational system in one story. >>> have you ever wondered how astronauts wash their heads? i haven't but here you go. a new video released by the canadian space agency. no-rinse soap. it's a mix of hot and cold water and soap into thin air from a straw attached to a pouch. it floats upward. he grabs it. and that is how they wash their hands in space. in case you've ever wondered. >> that's interesting. >> you picked that one. >> i thought it would be more interesting. it came out of a straw. >> speaking of hands. >> speaking of hands. okay. so are you lacking energy and lacking sex drive? >> yes. >> the answer is yes, of course. this is what you can do. it's a cream. you put it on your shoulders and >>> this morning on "world news now," baltimore's blowout. >>> this morning on "world news now" the ravens win their second super bowl in 12 years. >> both teams had to wait out an unprecedented power outage, catching everyone by surprise. it's monday, february 4th. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." >> i'm rob nelson. and yes, another new chapter in the hi
. >> hopefully. >> reporter: linsey davis, abc news, new york. >> that's not education level, not what your face looks like. >> they're worried about the snaggle tooth. >> what if they have wonderful teeth but their face is busted? that's okay? that's not okay. >> that can't be right. do you have a -- is there a key body part for you? >> yes. >> yes. it can be frustrating. it's hard to turn off and go back to sleep. intermezzo is the first and only prescription sleep aid approved for use as needed in the middle of the night when you can't get back to sleep. it's an effective sleep medicine you don't take before bedtime. take it in bed only when you need it and have at least four hours left for sleep. do not take intermezzo if you have had an allergic reaction to drugs containing zolpidem, such as ambien. allergic reactions such as shortness of breath or swelling of your tongue or throat may occur and may be fatal. intermezzo should not be taken if you have taken another sleep medicine at bedtime or in the middle of the night or drank alcohol that day. do not drive or operate machinery until at l
an educational week. for example, we know that her husband deuces is an anchor there for our abc affiliate. >> why do we keep showing that ugly face he made? >> and he will now have overnight feeding duty for their infant son. a good guy doing his thing there in philly. we learned that. and then we have this little guy right here, your 4 1/2-month-old son, first-time mom, devin. adorable baby. >> thank you. >> and the love of your life. >> i love him to death. can't get enough. >> no. he's an adorable kid. i'll give you that. absolutely. and we learned about diana's celebrity crush, penelope cruz. >> well, yes. >> which is my favorite thing i learned here. we'll talk more about that privately. but in the meantime, a very special polka with barry mitchell! ♪ born in philly, raised in queens, worked in boston for baked beans ♪ >>> that's the perez polka ♪ ♪ we've picked a winner and it shows, just try not to pick your nose ♪ ♪ that's the perez polka, i hope you read the fine print in your contract it's a beut ♪ ♪ twice a week you're at the theme park wearing mickey's suit ♪
. so -- my niece will go back to the institution that they presume to call educational and she'll be persecuted no longer. >> you have got the southern gentleman down. >> a good, interesting character. >> a character written specifically for you. the movie and the novelist had a picture of you taped to the computers when they're writing the book. >> is that a compliment? i don't know. i'm never sure. >> what made them see you as the ultimate magical recluse? >> i have no idea. i have no idea. >> when you were taping, i heard this is some kind of a witches' tale. i don't know if witch is the right word. >> it's more love story. it's a supernatural story. at the base, the center, it's about two young people who are in love and with all the pressures that surround them. >> this is your niece. in some ways, a love story about dad and his daughter. >> absolutely. man trying to protect, as i think every father will understand the character. >> there was some kind of a supernatural occurrence while you were taping. >> i don't remember that. >> i heard something supernatural happened o
the halls with balls of honey ♪ >> reporter: this promotional video burning up the web aims to educate. >> when i say nobody's ever sent me flowers before. >> reporter: ditching out little doses of love-filled wisdom. >> what that means for you is -- >> send me two dozen of the most gorgeous long-stemmed roses. >> reporter: one, by, one, they tackle some of the common misunderstandings between the opposite sexes. >> when i say i'll be five minutes. what i mean is, i'll be ready in a half hour, 45 minutes. >> when i ask you, my friend, she's so pretty, isn't she? what that really means is -- >> tell me you haven't even noticed because you only have eyes for me. >> reporter: i decided to hit the streets of l.a. and find out for myself what women really want. or at least mean. do you think guys really hear what their ladies say to them? >> no. i hear one thing. and he hears another. >> reporter: i'll be five minutes. what does that really mean? >> i'll be like an hour. >> reporter: what's code for i'm fine? >> there's definitely something wrong. >> reporter: and even though women may send
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